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Metro APN settings for BLU R2

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BLU R2 is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More Mobile networks Access Point Names of your BLU R2

Press on right top corner.

Name: Metro 2
APN: fast.metropcs.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS proxy:
MMS port:
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: default,mms,supl
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above. Restart BLU R2.

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your R2, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your BLU R2.

APN typedefault,supl,mms
Authentication typeNone
MVNO typegid
MVNO value6D
APN protocolIPV6

For BLU R2, when you type Metro APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Metro Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as fast.metropcs.com and not as FAST.METROPCS.COM or Fast.metropcs.com.

Metro MCC-MNC values

310-160
310-200
310-210
310-220
310-230
310-240
310-250
310-260
310-270
310-300
310-310
310-490
310-530
310-580
310-590
310-640
310-660
310-800

BLU R2 compatibility with Metro

BLU R2 is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro. R2 has variants R2 LTE R0150EE and R2 LTE R0170WW.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA1700 MHz, 2100 MHz
4G
LTER2 LTE R0150EE Not compatible
  R2 LTE R0170WWBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
*These frequencies of Metro may not have countrywide coverage for BLU R2.

Explain BLU R2 compatibility with Metro

BLU R2 has modal variants LTE R0150EE and LTE R0170WW.

Metro 2G APN with BLU R2

BLU R2 supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with BLU R2

BLU R2 supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 1700 MHz and 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with BLU R2

Compatibility of BLU R2 with Metro 4G depends on the modal variants LTE R0150EE and LTE R0170WW.

LTE R0150EE

BLU R2 LTE R0150EE does not support Metro 4G LTE.

LTE R0170WW

BLU R2 LTE R0170WW supports Metro 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Metro 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz and Band 12 700 MHz only in some areas of United States.

Overall compatibililty of BLU R2 with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of BLU R2 with Metro, or the Metro network support on BLU R2 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between BLU R2 and Metro network. Even BLU R2 is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) BLU R2 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows BLU R2 in their network, whether BLU R2 will work properly or not, in which bands BLU R2 will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and BLU R2. To check if BLU R2 is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy BLU R2 to use on Metro.

BLU R2 network specifications

OS Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Network bands GSM / HSPA
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800) - R2 LTE R0150EE
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 12(700), 17(700), 28(700) - R2 LTE R0170WW
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